ENID, Okla. — Customers of a competitive cheer crew from Enid are stranded in Las Vegas till the stop of the 7 days.
City Cheer of Enid took 66 persons to Las Vegas for a cheer level of competition final 7 days. Their Frontier Airways return flight was canceled thanks to temperature one particular hour prior to boarding on Monday.
Mother and father and coaches scrambled to rebook flights with other airways. 4 coaches, such as CC proprietors Jacklynn and Korie Holmes, will stay in Vegas until finally Friday with the remaining 12 cheerleaders.
The cheerleaders are ages 5 to 16. The Holmes and other grownups are doing work to maintain the kids quiet and entertained as they expend the relaxation of the week there.
The group was not able to lease a car, as all of the rental autos within a 16-mile radius of Las Vegas are bought out, Jacklynn Holmes explained.
The cheer crew achieved out to the Enid group on Fb, inquiring for support acquiring again, as their journey now was compensated for and quite a few athletes’ mom and dad have been not able to go on the trip.
“Dalen McVay stepped up and ordered our resort room stays,” Holmes mentioned. “Our area and board is completely taken care of by McVay.”
A realtor from Las Vegas purchased groceries for the group, and Tammy Wilson and Denise Barkley donated, Holmes claimed.
“The community has overcome us and touched us with their assistance,” she explained. “The outreach in Enid is just remarkable.”
The older cheer group received division champions and the young team gained third area. The athletes were equipped to choose posed cheer images on the strip and appreciate sightseeing.
To move the time with no transportation, the crew plans to go swimming and to a bounce park zone. 1 minimal lady ran out of her medication on the excursion owing to the extended remain, Holmes claimed.
“City Cheer is so grateful for our community and all the enable and help that has been offered for our cheer groups and their family members. So blessed and overwhelmed with joy, permanently grateful,” Holmes explained.
Folks fascinated in helping Metropolis Cheer can get hold of them on Facebook, by e mail at citycheerathleth [email protected] or by contacting Korie Holmes at (580) 297-0483.